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“🎪” meaning: circus tent, big top Emoji

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🎪Meaning and Description

This is a red and white tent with a half-covered entrance on the front and a floating chess 🚩 on the top. On different platforms, the colors of the tent and the flag are slightly different. It is usually used together with 🤹‍♀️🤡 to represent a circus, acrobatic performance, or a crazy and interesting entertainment activity like a circus. Related emojis: 🎩🕊🐻

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The meaning of emoji symbol 🎪 is circus tent, it is related to circus, tent, it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "⛲ place-other".

Wikipedia: 🎪 Circus
A circus is a company of performers who put on diverse entertainment shows that may include clowns, acrobats, trained animals, trapeze acts, musicians, dancers, hoopers, tightrope walkers, jugglers, magicians, unicyclists, as well as other object manipulation and stunt-oriented artists. The term circus also describes the performance which has followed various formats through its 250-year modern history. Although not the inventor of the medium, Philip Astley is credited as the father of the modern circus. In 1768 Astley, a skilled equestrian, began performing exhibitions of trick horse riding in an open field called Ha'Penny Hatch on the south side of the Thames River. In 1770 he hired acrobats, tightrope walkers, jugglers and a clown to fill in the pauses between the equestrian demonstrations and thus chanced on the format which was later named a "circus". Performances developed significantly over the next fifty years, with large-scale theatrical battle reenactments becoming a significant feature. The traditional format, in which a ringmaster introduces a variety of choreographed acts set to music, developed in the latter part of the 19th century and remained the dominant format until the 1970s. As styles of performance have developed since the time of Astley, so too have the types of venues where these circuses have performed. The earliest modern circuses were performed in open-air structures with limited covered seating. From the late 18th to late 19th century, custom-made circus buildings (often wooden) were built with various types of seating, a centre ring, and sometimes a stage. The traditional large tents commonly known as "big tops" were introduced in the mid-19th century as touring circuses superseded static venues. These tents eventually became the most common venue. Contemporary circuses perform in a variety of venues including tents, theatres and casinos. Many circus performances are still held in a ring, usually 13 m (42 ft) in diameter. This dimension was adopted by Astley in the late 18th century as the minimum diameter that enabled an acrobatic horse rider to stand upright on a cantering horse to perform their tricks. Contemporary circus has been credited with a revival of the circus tradition since the late 1970s, when a number of groups began to experiment with new circus formats and aesthetics, typically avoiding the use of animals to focus exclusively on human artistry. Circuses within the movement have tended to favor a theatrical approach, combining character-driven circus acts with original music in a broad variety of styles to convey complex themes or stories. Contemporary circus continues to develop new variations on the circus tradition while absorbing new skills, techniques and stylistic influences from other performing arts. 🔗 Circus
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🎪Examples and Usage

🔸 I heard that elephants 🐘 are often abused in circuses 🎪 in Thailand. ❌ We must refuse circus performances!
🔸 The younger brothers and sisters who didn’t have a good dinner started a food war and threw food all over the floor. It was a mess 🎪 !
🔸 Hagrid took up two seats and sat knitting what looked like a canary-yellow circus tent🎪.

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Emoji: 🎪
Shortname: circus tent
Apple Name: circus tent
Known as: Big Top | Circus
Codepoint: U+1F3AA Copy
Shortcode: :circus_tent: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127914
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ⛲ place-other
Keywords: circus | tent

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